Category Archives: Students & Young Professionals

Student Poster Contest Winners Earn $500 and Free Trip to ISPE Annual Meeting!

By | May 11, 2017

The Chapter held its annual Student Poster Contest at WPI on April 13th in conjunction with the Chapter’s monthly educational program on single use technologies. Students set up their posters in WPI’s pilot manufacturing facility where they had the opportunity to see state-of-the-art equipment in operation while meeting and networking with over 50 ISPE professionals.… Read More »

YPs Dish Up Good Conversation, Great Beer and Networking Bingo at Meadhall

By | April 26, 2017

The Young Professionals Spring Networking Event on April 6th at Meadhall in Cambridge was a big hit. This was the YPs first time holding an event at the popular Kendall Square bar and 37 young (and seasoned) professionals from a variety of local companies braved the torrential rain to enjoy Meadhall’s exquisite cuisine and wide… Read More »

Making the Leap from Student to Industry Professional: Introducing the YPC…

By | March 31, 2017

The Young Professionals Committee (YPC) would like to introduce ourselves by showcasing each of the current committee members, telling you a little bit about ourselves and the paths our careers have taken.  To start, I have been the chair of the YPC for 2-3 years.  I work at Thermo Fisher Scientific, which is a supplier… Read More »

WPI’s BETC Offers Free Undergrad Biotech Training Programs

By | March 16, 2017

The Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center (BETC) at Worcester Polytechnic Institute is hosting three student training sessions in March and April as part of our Undergraduate Student Training Program. The goal is to provide undergraduate students with hands-on learning opportunities that can be beneficial as they prepare for a career in the biotech industry. These… Read More »

Free Info Session for Professional Science Master’s (PSM) in Biotechnology at FSU

By | March 16, 2017

Are you thinking of expanding your professional education with a Master’s Degree? If so, you are invited to attend a free information session to learn more about Framingham State University’s Professional Science Master’s (PSM) Degree in Biotechnology and Quality Assurance. The session will take place Thursday, March 23, 5:00-6:30pm at the Hemenway Annex Building, Room… Read More »

All Strikes for Young Professionals at Sacco’s Bowl Haven

By | February 22, 2017

The Young Professionals bowling event at Sacco’s Bowl Haven (Flatbread’s Pizza) in Somerville was a big hit for the fourth year in a row. An enthusiastic group of 28 young professionals and students turned out for a night of candlepin bowling, delicious pizza and an opportunity to make new connections. The YPs represented a wide… Read More »

Student Career Workshop: “Best Session I’ve Ever Attended!”

By | February 3, 2017

Comments ranged from “spectacular” to “best session I’ve ever attended” as the Chapter’s Annual Student Career Workshop wrapped up on Saturday, January 28 at Northeastern’s Raytheon Amphitheater. The full-day event was extremely well attended, making this – our fifth Career Workshop – the biggest to date.  Attendees gained valuable guidance, advice, and tips from 15… Read More »